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Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A Horde of Fools by Robert E Hirsch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Third novel in the dynamic historical religious fiction continuing series of The Dark Ages Saga of Tristan de Saint-Germain
Marius' Mules X: Fields of Mars by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,560. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The war in Gaul is over, but the fight for Rome is only just beginning. Facing a war against other Romans, with a new officer stirring up trouble, Pompey and the senate defying them, a father-in-law busily incriminating himself and powerful Roman generals consolidating positions against them, Fronto and Galronus are bound for that worst of all conflicts: Civil War.
Legionary: Empire of Shades (Legionary 6) by Gordon Doherty
Series: Legionary. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 130,770. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
379 AD: The Roman Diocese of Thracia has fallen to the Gothic horde…
The Emergence of the Shaman by E.W. Farnsworth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,800. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Zimbell House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Coming of age
As his sister recruits those that will form her secret army, Wiglaff comes to understand the comprehensive scope of the Roman effort to contain and conquer Caledonia. A Roman slave, named Festus, helps Wiglaff clarify the Roman threat and ultimately sacrifices his life for the Caledonian cause. Will Wiglaff be able to emerge as the shaman that Caledonia so desperately needs?
Decisions of a Queen by Stephanie Jefferson
Series: PRINCESS KANDAKE Novels. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,610. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Princess Kandake is now 15 and must begin life as a woman and Nubia’s future queen. There are so many decisions. Canshe become the ruler the kingdom deserves, continue to grow in strength as a Nubian warrior, be a good mother to her adopted daughter, and most of all, is she ready to become the wife she believes she must be?
The Sojourner's Tale by Evans Bissonette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Sojourner’s Tale is book two of the Ice Age Sagas Trilogy. A sojourn is a rite of passage for boys when they reach a certain age. They are sent away to experience the world, learn new skills, and develop an appreciation for tribal life. His travels took him and his friends into the South Pacific where they are faced with new foes, riverdragons (saltwater crocodiles) among them.
Children of the Dust by Erin O'Quinn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The oracles have foretold it! Caylith will lead everyone from the twilight of magic to a new dawn. Faerie is already being eaten by a ghastly mist and by some evil that is draining life from her powerful grandfather, even as it fells someone very close to her. How can Caylith truly be the deliverer, when she cannot save her friend, or herself, from a force more menacing than she ever imagined?
Faithless Heart, A Love Story by Cliff Keller
Series: Three Prophets, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Faithless Heart, a love story, is an imaginative account of the Prophet Hosea’s dramatic calling… When the Lord first spoke through Hosea, the Lord said to Hosea, “Go, take to yourself a wife of harlotry and have children of harlotry; for the land commits flagrant harlotry, forsaking the Lord.”
Edge of Remembrance: Tales of Atlantis Lost by Carl Martin
Series: Edge of Remembrance. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,960. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Tales of Atlantis Lost is book two of Edge of Remembrance. It includes ancient technology, intrigue, murder, deception, super technology, space travel, terraforming another world, and more. Gunter Jürgens discovers he has an intelligent and attractive fan who will not go away. Merla Velzna faces her greatest challenge since the destruction of her homeland.
Isaiah: Here I Am by B. G. Brainard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,390. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Isaiah: Here I am imagines the life of the prophet Isaiah hinted at in the vision he saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem during the reigns of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah. He is called to preach repentance and hope to a people of unclean lips, who do not understand or perceive God’s message of salvation with the support of his family, disciples, and fellow prophets Jonah, Micah, and Hosea.
The Black Doves Of Amen by Daniel Macbeth Gupta
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,600. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It has been many years since Horus, the Spirit of the King, disappeared. Akenhaten, an imposter who Horus would never have allowed to become Pharaoh, rules over Egypt. He is a puppet of darkness. He has banned the worship of the Great Spirits and deposed their priesthood. Those priests who evaded slaughter wait in hiding for their chance.
The Ice March by Peter Darman
Price: $3.70 USD. Words: 121,450. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
‘The Ice March’ is the story of Mikhail Petrov, an impoverished peasant who is drafted into the Imperial Russian Army at the beginning of World War I and becomes embroiled in the Russian Revolution and subsequent Civil War, changing Russia and his life forever.
The Gift: Voyages by Richard Sutton
Series: The Gift. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,730. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017 by Richard Sutton. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(4.00 from 1 review)
48 BCE: While Rome’s cruel cohorts set the torch to Alexandria’s quays and trading vessels, a thoroughly unexpected group of conspirators; a wizened astronomer, a young librarian, an sand-blown camel driver and a scribe, creep out of the city with a priceless hoard of ancient knowledge. They believe their mission is to save the secrets hidden within for the future and mankind’s ultimate salvation.
Edge of Remembrance: Gods and Dragons by Carl Martin
Series: Edge of Remembrance. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,620. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Merla Velzna had earned the right not to kill. No one else born into the Military Class had ever gained her advantage—the freedom to choose her own destiny. For eight years, digging for artifacts had given her peace. Now, for the first time in more than a decade, her military training was once again active in mind and body. Someone was following her....”
The Last Letters of Jesus: the Secret of the Nazarenes by Antonio Sebastian
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 105,650. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
Palestine in the first century is a melting pot of Hebrew, Greek, Roman, and Oriental thought, a country at war with its own future. The priests and their cult of animal sacrifice effectively run the Judean Kingdom in the south. Rabbi Yeshua is a prophet and a mystic who can see the approaching holocaust. Within the violence of animal sacrifice, he can see the destruction of the Jewish people.
Unquiet Spirits by Clare Bainbridge
Series: Roma Capta. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,270. Language: British English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In 41 BC an ancient ceremony is disrupted when the body of an unknown girl is found in a burned-out shrine. Is this an attempt to unseat Octavian, struggling to control the city? Or the violent climax to a family feud? Before the truth can be discovered civil war breaks out, and the political struggle comes to a head in a great siege before the crime is solved in a shocking conclusion.
Shechem's Legacy, a time... times... and a time to come by C.J.R. Watkins
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 108,550. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Shechem understood the pathways to resist the wicked but never imagined 2,800 years later his legacy would culminate in Jesse, who, not by choice, stood on the brink of survival as his mother and sisters stared in anguish, striving to conceive how their champion could wrest victory while entangled in the underbelly of corruption. But to win would incite the darkest evil to exterminate them all.
Cadet: Olympian Book 2 by Lee Ness
You set the price! Words: 78,060. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Sports
Athens 438 BC Alexander has survived the Siege of Samos and been sent to a military academy as a cadet.The battles with the Athenian army are nothing to what he faces in the Academy. With his life in danger from all sides, Alexander must draw on everything he has learned just to survive, but is survival enough?
Kyle Brubaker And The Hairy Glifics - The Orphan Train by J. R. Freeman
Series: Kyle Brubaker and the hairy glifics. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,300. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In 1898 Boston, segments of society seem to be disintegrating. Children are being abandoned and living on the streets.Kyle and Hilly have no idea how challenging their visit to this period will be. But after a chance meeting with a young girl and the wheels are set in motion, there's no going back. A trek of unimaginable proportions finds them testing the limits of everyone's endurance.
The Trojan Peace: Half-Light by Jill Bartelt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 190,940. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
This is the companion novel and conclusion to "The Trojan Peace: First Light." Andromache is a very different person than she was when she first came to Troy. Her life is full and happy. But as her connection to Hector deepens, and as the clouds of war gather on the horizon, she finds her peace threatened on all sides. Still, she must somehow find the courage to live, to love...and to laugh.